What public transportation options are available in Chengdu?

There are two subway lines that will take you to the majority of Chengdu’s scenic spots. The bus routes are also very convenient with just 1 RMB you can transfer three times in 2 hours – when you purchase a Tianfutong card.

Taxi – taxis are easy to hail, make sure you have you destination address written in Chinese and ask for a fapiao (receipt) at the end of your journey as this will identify the taxi should you leave anything behind.

Train – Chengdu is a transport hub of southwest China and there are many train routes that can take you to other big cities in the country.

Plane – There are now 78 international flight routes to and from Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport. Domestic flights are not too expensive but make sure to book in advance in order to get a reasonable price.